Advice Request Overview


Publication of Advices

The Minister of General Affairs is responsible for the publication of the advices of the Council. Advice on draft National Ordinances are made public with the submission of the draft to Parliament by Government or by the initiating parliament member.

Advice on other draft legislative documents are made public when the legislative document is published in the Official Publications. All advice not pertaining to legislation are published six weeks after the advice has been given.

Advice Name
Category
Request Date
Status
Published
Advice Request SM/10-17-NO National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance of the Penal code in connection with the implementation of urgent International obligations
NO
2017-08-08
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/11-17-NO National Ordinance to accept the proposal of the Kingdom law of the member van Laar amending the articles 14 and 39 of the Kingdom Charter of the Netherlands (Restricting the possibility to issue a General Kingdom Measure without a legal basis)
NO
2017-08-08
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/09-17-NO National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on the Council of Advice in connection with the extension of the age limit to be a council member of the Council of Advice
NO
2017-08-03
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/08-17-NO National Ordinance establishing the budget of the country of Sint Maarten for the year of service 2018
NO
2017-07-27
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/06-17-NO National Ordinance containing rules on the establishment of a Development bank, the issuance and sale of shares in the Development Bank of Sint Maarten and the amendment of various ordinances to structurally increase the Country's income
NO
2017-07-12
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/07-17-NO National Ordinance repealing various ordinances on taxes that have not been enforced (National Ordinance on tax reform, phase I)
NO
2017-07-12
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/05-17-NO National Ordinance containing rules establishing the new Criminal Code on proceedings (The Criminal Proceedings Code)
NO
2017-07-07
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/03-17-ND National Decree containing general measures, amending the National Decree fixing the monetary compensation for the board members, deputy board members en the secretary general of the Social en Economic Council
NDgm
2017-07-03
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/04-17-NO National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on the budget of the Country of Sint Maarten for the year of service 2017
NO
2017-06-29
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/03-17-NO National Ordinance on Common reporting Standard
NO
2017-06-06
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/02-17-NO National Ordinance amending the National Ordinance on the structure and organization of the Country Government in connection with embedding of the cabinet of Minister of Plenipotentiary
NO
2017-04-20
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/01-17-NO National Ordinance amending Book 2 of the Civil Code
NO
2017-04-19
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/01-17-DIV Kingdom Decree on the establishing of an Integrity Chamber Sint Maarten
DIV
2017-03-24
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/02-17-ND National Decree containing general measures amending the decree on final exams for the v.w.o., h.a.v.o., v.s.b.o.
NDgm
2017-03-17
Completed
Waiting for translation
Advice Request SM/01-17-ND National Decree containing general measures establishing detailed rules for changing of surnames
NDgm
2017-02-01
Completed
Waiting for translation

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